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North Moreton House, North Moreton

Description: North Moreton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 248731

OS Grid Reference: SU5618689530
OS Grid Coordinates: 456186, 189530
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6018, -1.1901

Locality: North Moreton
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX11 9BD

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Listing Text

SU5689 (South side)
13/118 North Moreton House
20/06/72 (Formerly listed as North
Moreton House (Formerly


House. Early C16, restored by G.E. Street c.1858. Red brick base; large
timber-framing; brick infill; complex old plain-tile roof; various brick stacks.
Complex plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. C19 plank door to centre with
wrought iron hinges. Irregular fenestration, mostly of C19 casements and bay
windows. Straight-flight C19 staircase with shaped wood balustrade. All rooms
have C19 four-panel doors with ornamental wood surrounds. Dining room to left
has deeply moulded spine beam and massive joists; C19 fireplace; C19 bay window
with window seats. Kitchen to left rear: chamfered spine beam; C19 cast iron
bread oven. Study and sitting room to right both have C19 fireplaces. C19
shutters to sitting room French windows with wrought-iron hinges. C16 stone
fireplace with Tudor arch and moulded stone surround to first floor left. C19
arch-braced roofs to bedrooms to rear. Formerly Rectory Farm, then vicarage.
(V.C.H.: Berkshire, Vol.III, 1923, p.492).

Listing NGR: SU5618689530

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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